Dec 1, 2012 5:00am PST
drive from his connecticut roots but a world away to one of the most prestigious prep schools in the country, the phillips exiter academy. he helps find some of the best and brightest young minds across the world and hopes he's discovered even more out here. >> that's what i want for the inner city kids, that they can have this imagination. that yes, you belong. >> reporter: a message heard loud and clear. >> so cool. my dream is to go to yale. >> reporter: on a new field of dreams. ron mott, nbc news, exiter, new hampshire. >>> we're back in a moment. this is "today" on nbc. [ boy 1 ] hey! that's the last crescent. oh, did you want it? yea we'll split it. [ female announcer ] made fresh, so light, buttery and flakey. that's half that's not half! guys, i have more! thanks mom [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents. let the making begin [ female announcer ] holiday cookies are a big job. everything has to be just right. perfection is in the details. ♪ get to holiday fun faster with pillsbury cookie dough. >>> still to come on "today," target >>> good saturday morning. a look at th
Dec 19, 2012 7:00am PST
connecticut and a gorgeous chicago home. >>> plus, interior design in the mediterranean l.a. home. and on the hunt for a new york city apartment for around $1.6 million. but first, we go behind the doors of an impressive showhouse in napa. >> the room has a refined look, just like in napa valley, itself.
Dec 19, 2012 6:00am PST
connecticut and a gorgeous chicago home. >>> plus, interior design in the mediterranean l.a. home. and on the hunt for a new york city apartment for around $1.6 million. but first, we go behind the doors of an impressive showhouse in napa. >> the room has a refined look, just like in napa valley, itself. >>> welcome to "open house." today i'm coming to you from a stun throwing-bedroom loft. with charming details like white washed exposed brick and barrel vaulted ceilings, this home is a can't-miss. now we're in georgia's napa valley at the traditional home showhouse. top designers from around the country are showing off their creative design. >> hi, i'm ann maine, editor of "traditional home." i would like to welcome you to the first-ever traditional home napa valley show house. ten designers have transformed this house at the cardinal winery located in the heart of the napa valley. proceeds from the showhouse benefit the napa valley film festival. let's take a peek and see what you think. >> hi, i'm emily bowman and this is the kitchen and family dining room. the goal for the two spac
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am PST
to talk design and later an historic home in connecticut. >>> welcome back to openhouse. joshua king shows us how he was able to create a cozy space for his clients inside this ultra contemporary building. >> hi. i'm from los angeles, but today i want to show you one of my client's homes in lincoln park, chicago. although the architecture of this townhouse is very contemporary, my clients wanted a new space that was very cozy, very warm, friendly and inviting. here in the living room you'll see how i've create that had warm cozy atmosphere by using a lot of different textureal f fabrics. there is an amazing marble back splash to the fireplace which rests under this giant tv. al f. there is an amazing marble back splash to the fireplace which rests under this giant tv.al fa. there is an amazing marble back splash to the fireplace which rests under this giant tv. we had to work with an open concept family room and dining room, so we create this had fabric treatment that hangs from the ceiling to give that you privacy.d this had fabric treatment that hangs from the ceiling to give